Global Entrepreneurship

The entrepreneurial spirit moves across borders and spans cultures to create an international exchange of ideas, products and services that connect the world's economies.

Kauffman's Trending Content in 2013: Startup Data and Programs, Education Video Top the List

12/11/13 The Kauffman Foundation’s most in-demand online content in 2013 ranged from reports on first-ever metro-area startup data, trailblazing entrepreneurship online curriculum and a provocative video “Sketchbook” featuring a Harvard educator’s insights on fixing schools.

U.S. Mayors Gain Insights into Metro Entrepreneurship Issues From Two New Kauffman Foundation Reports

11/27/13 Metropolitan entrepreneurship issues are the focus of two new Kauffman Foundation reports released today at the Mayors Conference on Entrepreneurship held in conjunction with Global Entrepreneurship Week.

EyeVerify Wins International Startup Competition After Finishing First in U.S. Finals at Kauffman Foundation

11/22/13 Kansas City, Kan.-based startup EyeVerify won “Get in the Ring: The Investment Battle,” an international startup pitch competition.

KC Mayor, Kauffman to Live Stream Conference on Entrepreneurship

11/19/13 The Kauffman Foundation, in partnership with the office of Mayor Sly James of the City of Kansas City, Missouri, is hosting the first-ever Mayors Conference on Entrepreneurship.

EyeVerify is Last Startup Standing in 'Get in the Ring' U.S. Pitch Competition Hosted by Kauffman Foundation

11/19/13 EyeVerify founder Toby Rush sparred verbally with seven other finalists from across the nation for the title of 'Get in the Ring' U.S. champion.

Entrepreneurs Worldwide Weigh in on Their Country's Entrepreneurial Communities and Policies

11/18/13 What do entrepreneurs in America have in common with entrepreneurs in Qatar? More than you might imagine, according to a recent survey sponsored by the organizers of Global Entrepreneurship Week (GEW), the world's largest celebration of the innovators and job creators who launch startups that bring ideas to life, drive economic growth and expand human welfare.

Get in the Ring 2013

11/18/13 The Kauffman Foundation brought the international competition "Get in the Ring" to the United States for the first time as part of Global Entrepreneurship Week 2013.

Celebrate Global Entrepreneurship Week with the Kauffman Foundation

11/11/13 Now in its sixth year, Global Entrepreneurship Week (GEW) will be celebrated Nov. 18-24 in 139 countries and thousands of cities around the world.